Harriman has a general population of 6,744 and an overall student population of 6,686. Approximately 6,281 of Harriman's students are enrolled in schools that offer respiratory therapy programs.
The largest respiratory therapy school in Harriman, by student population, is Roane State Community College. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from Roane State Community College with credentials in respiratory therapy.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in respiratory therapy from respiratory therapy schools in Harriman in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,945 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for respiratory therapy related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a respiratory therapist in Harriman, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 respiratory therapists in Tennessee were working in the greater Harriman area. By the year 2018, the number of respiratory therapists is expected to increase by 9% in Harriman. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for respiratory therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a respiratory therapist in Harriman is $45,200 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for respiratory therapists.